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Discover what University of Waterloo students can do for your talent needs.

  • Designated Canada's most innovative university for the past 26 years, our students and alumni are quick learners who bring fresh ideas fuelled by passion and intelligence to your organization.
  • Waterloo students are exposed to academic excellence. The University is home to many distinguished faculty and researchers including two Canada Excellence Research Chairs, 65 Canada Research Chairs, four Killam Prize winners, and more.  
  • Upon graduation, students will have completed four to six work terms in a competitive employment process - the equivalent of two years of work experience.
  • The success they achieve in co-op translates to our graduates enjoying higher employment rates, more jobs related to their field of study, and higher earnings compared to other students in Canada.         

We're grooming the next generation of the workforce and invite you to become a part of it. Put your organization at the forefront of innovation by hiring Waterloo.

     
 
 
 
  1. Jan. 10, 2018Co-op student embraces work terms in the North

    by Jacqueline Gergal.

    Co-op students who consider travelling for their work terms often picture themselves in a warm and sunny location. That wasn’t the case for University of Waterloo Biology alumnus Andrew Vermeer (BSc ’12), who decided to venture up to Nunavut’s Baffin Island.

  2. Dec. 20, 2017St. Joe's hires "co-op army" to become leader in digital healthcare

    When your supervisor tells you to hire 60 co-op students for the fall 2017 term, what goes through your mind?

    "When I heard we needed 60 students, I thought it was crazy," laughs Chelsea King,

  3. Dec. 13, 2017Engineering a new future through nanotech career paths

    by Jacqueline Gergal.

    The Quantum Nano-Centre was bustling with 200+ nanotechnology students who attended the third annual Waterloo Nanotechnology Conference last month.

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  1. Feb. 7, 2018P4E Job Fair 2018

    Partnerships for Employment (P4E) is a partnership between the University of Waterloo, Wilfrid Laurier University, University of Guelph and Conestoga College. P4E hosts two events per year: a Job Fair (first Wednesday in February, annually), and a Career Fair (last Wednesday in September, annually).

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